Clogged Disposal Problems?
Is your garbage disposal clogged? At Michael & Son, we specialize in residential plumbing solutions, including garbage disposal repair and replacement. We have years of experience clearing kitchen clogs throughout Hampton Roads and Virginia Beach.
Michael & Son plumbers have experience repairing and replacing all types of garbage disposals, including:
Continuous-feed: Easily control power with a wall switch for maximum convenience
Batch-feed: Pulverize food scraps with a special stopper that controls disposal power
Septic-tank specific: Dual-purpose system keeps the septic system healthy
How to Prevent Clogs
We’ve seen countless customers clog their garbage disposals with food scraps that belong in the trash. A disposal is designed to grind food scraps into tiny pieces so they can be disposed through your sewer system. However, some foods clog disposals. To avoid Virginia Beach garbage disposal repair, toss the following foods in the trash:
- Grains, such as Pasta or Bread
- Excess Baking Grease
- Potato Skin Shavings
- Fruit Rinds
- Pits or Peels
- Egg Shells
- Coffee Grounds
- Corn Husks